Parallel Verses

Amplified

By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test [while the testing of his faith was still in progress], had already brought Isaac for an offering; he who had gladly received and welcomed [God's] promises was ready to sacrifice his only son,

New American Standard Bible

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises was offering up his only begotten son;

King James Version

By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son,

Holman Bible

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac. He received the promises and he was offering his unique son,

International Standard Version

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered Isaac he who had received the promises was about to offer his unique son in sacrifice,

A Conservative Version

By faith Abraham, being tested, offered Isaac. And he who received the promises offered his only begotten son,

American Standard Version

By faith Abraham, being tried, offered up Isaac: yea, he that had gladly received the promises was offering up his only begotten'son ;

An Understandable Version

By [having] faith, when Abraham was tested [by God], he offered Isaac [as a sacrifice]. [Even though] he had received the promises [of having many descendants], he was ready to offer his only conceived [and eventually born] son,

Anderson New Testament

By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: even his first-born, did he that had received the promises, offer up,

Bible in Basic English

By faith Abraham made an offering of Isaac, when he was tested: and he with whom the agreement had been made gave up as an offering the only son of his body,

Common New Testament

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises was ready to offer up his only son,

Daniel Mace New Testament

'Twas by faith that Abraham, when put to the trial, offered up Isaac: HE offered up his darling son, to whose posterity the promises were to be made good:

Darby Translation

By faith Abraham, when tried, offered up Isaac, and he who had received to himself the promises offered up his only begotten son,

Godbey New Testament

By faith Abraham, being tested, offered up Isaac: and the one having received the promises offered up his only begotten son,

Goodspeed New Testament

Faith enabled Abraham, when he was put to the test, to offer Isaac as a sacrifice. He who had accepted God's promises was ready to sacrifice his only son,

John Wesley New Testament

By faith Abraham, being tried, offered up Isaac, and he that had received the promises, offered up his only begotten son:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac, and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son,

Julia Smith Translation

By faith Abraham had brought near Isaac, being tried: and he having received the promises brought near the only born,

King James 2000

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son.

Lexham Expanded Bible

By faith Abraham, [when he] was tested, offered Isaac, and the one who received the promises was ready to offer his one and only [son],

Modern King James verseion

By faith Abraham, being tested, offered up Isaac. And he who had received the promises offered up his only-begotten son,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

By faith Abraham offered up Isaac, when he was tempted, and he offered him being his only begotten son, which had received the promises:

Moffatt New Testament

It was by faith, when Abraham was put to the test, that he sacrificed Isaac, he was ready to sacrifice his only son, although he had received the promises

Montgomery New Testament

By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test, was on the point of offering up Isaac; yes, he who had received the promise was about to offer up his only son,

NET Bible

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac. He had received the promises, yet he was ready to offer up his only son.

New Heart English Bible

By faith, Abraham, being tested, offered up Isaac. Yes, he who had gladly received the promises was offering up his one and only son;

Noyes New Testament

By faith Abraham, when tried, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises was offering up his onlybegotten son,

Sawyer New Testament

By faith Abraham when tried offered Isaac, and he that received the promises offered his only son,

The Emphasized Bible

By faith, Abraham, when tested, offered up Isaac, and, the only-begotten, would he have offered up, who the promises had accepted, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

By faith Abraham, when tried, offered up Isaac; and he who had received the promise, presented in sacrifice his only begotten son,

Twentieth Century New Testament

It was faith that enabled Abraham, when put to the test, to offer Isaac as a sacrifice--he who had received the promises offering up his only son,

Webster

By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only-begotten son,

Weymouth New Testament

Through faith Abraham, as soon as God put him to the test, offered up Isaac. Yes, he who had joyfully welcomed the promises was on the point of sacrificing his only son

Williams New Testament

By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test, offered Isaac as a sacrifice; that is, he who had received the promise was starting to offer as a sacrifice his only son,

World English Bible

By faith, Abraham, being tested, offered up Isaac. Yes, he who had gladly received the promises was offering up his one and only son;

Worrell New Testament

By faith Abraham, when tried, has offered up Isaac; yea, he who gladly received the promises was offering up his only begotten son,

Worsley New Testament

By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he who had received the promises, offered up his only son;

Youngs Literal Translation

By faith Abraham hath offered up Isaac, being tried, and the only begotten he did offer up who did receive the promises,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
By faith
πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

G11
Ἀβραάμ 
Abraam 
Usage: 54

πειράζω 
Peirazo 
Usage: 33

offered up
προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
Usage: 36
Usage: 36

Ἰσαάκ 
Isaak 
Usage: 15

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἀναδέχομαι 
Anadechomai 
Usage: 2

the promises
ἐπαγγελία 
Epaggelia 
Usage: 51

μονογενής 
Monogenes 
Usage: 7

References

Context Readings

Examples Of Faith In Action

16 But the truth is that they were yearning for and aspiring to a better and more desirable country, that is, a heavenly [one]. For that reason God is not ashamed to be called their God [even to be surnamed their God -- "the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob], for He has prepared a city for them. 17 By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test [while the testing of his faith was still in progress], had already brought Isaac for an offering; he who had gladly received and welcomed [God's] promises was ready to sacrifice his only son, 18 Of whom it was said, Through Isaac shall your descendants be reckoned.


Cross References

Genesis 22:1-12

After these events, God tested and proved Abraham and said to him, Abraham! And he said, Here I am.

Genesis 22:16

And said, I have sworn by Myself, says the Lord, that since you have done this and have not withheld [from Me] or begrudged [giving Me] your son, your only son,

Deuteronomy 8:2

And you shall [earnestly] remember all the way which the Lord your God led you these forty years in the wilderness, to humble you and to prove you, to know what was in your [mind and] heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.

2 Chronicles 32:31

And so in the matter of the ambassadors of the princes of Babylon who were sent to him to inquire about the wonder that was done in the land, God left him to himself to try him, that He might know all that was in his heart.

Job 1:11-12

But put forth Your hand now and touch all that he has, and he will curse You to Your face.

Job 2:3-6

And the Lord said to Satan, Have you considered My servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man, one who [reverently] fears God and abstains from and shuns all evil [because it is wrong]? And still he holds fast his integrity, although you moved Me against him to destroy him without cause.

Proverbs 17:3

The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, but the Lord tries the hearts.

Daniel 11:35

And some of those who are wise, prudent, and understanding shall be weakened and fall, [thus, then, the insincere among the people will lose courage and become deserters. It will be a test] to refine, to purify, and to make those among [God's people] white, even to the time of the end, because it is yet for the time [God] appointed.

Zechariah 13:9

And I will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined and will test them as gold is tested. They will call on My name, and I will hear and answer them. I will say, It is My people; and they will say, The Lord is my God.

Malachi 3:2-3

But who can endure the day of His coming? And who can stand when He appears? For He is like a refiner's fire and like fullers' soap;

John 3:16

For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ( unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.

2 Corinthians 8:12

For if the [eager] readiness to give is there, then it is acceptable and welcomed in proportion to what a person has, not according to what he does not have.

Hebrews 7:6

But this person who has not their Levitical ancestry received tithes from Abraham [himself] and blessed him who possessed the promises [of God].

James 1:2-4

Consider it wholly joyful, my brethren, whenever you are enveloped in or encounter trials of any sort or fall into various temptations.

James 2:21-24

Was not our forefather Abraham [shown to be] justified (made acceptable to God) by [his] works when he brought to the altar as an offering his [own] son Isaac?

James 5:11

You know how we call those blessed (happy) who were steadfast [who endured]. You have heard of the endurance of Job, and you have seen the Lord's [purpose and how He richly blessed him in the] end, inasmuch as the Lord is full of pity and compassion and tenderness and mercy.

1 Peter 1:6-7

[You should] be exceedingly glad on this account, though now for a little while you may be distressed by trials and suffer temptations,

1 Peter 4:12

Beloved, do not be amazed and bewildered at the fiery ordeal which is taking place to test your quality, as though something strange (unusual and alien to you and your position) were befalling you.

Revelation 3:10

Because you have guarded and kept My word of patient endurance [have held fast the lesson of My patience with the expectant endurance that I give you], I also will keep you [safe] from the hour of trial (testing) which is coming on the whole world to try those who dwell upon the earth.

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